Ron Markezich talked at the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium in Cambridge, MA on a panel about cloud computing. John Foley confirms that Ron share five tips on how to get started in the cloud, based on the experiences of Microsoft's early cloud customers: “Know where and how cloud services fit into your company's IT architecture; Prepare your company for the changes associated with cloud services; Attend to your identity management system; Choose the right apps; Select the right cloud service provider.”
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Also, Ray Ozzie is talking about cloud computing and the future of technology at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference (Webcast). Amitabh Srivastava is busy at Enterprise Cloud Summit @Interop discuss Microsoft’s approach to cloud computing and our enterprise cloud strategy. Amitabh footed it from there to Future in Review (FiRe) 2009. Finally, Chris Capossela is giving a keynote at Forrester’s IT Forum 2009 in Vegas tomorrow titled “Uncovering Value In The Cloud And On Your Desktop”.
Source:→ Steve Clayton